Rukhsar Rehman

Rukhsar Rehman is an Indian film and television actress. Rehman made her film debut in 1992 at the age of 17 with a lead role in Deepak Anand's Yaad Rakhegi Duniya opposite Aditya Pancholi[1][2] and also appeared in J.K. Bihari's Inteha Pyar Ki opposite Rishi Kapoor.[3] However, at the request of her father, she left her career and moved back to her hometown Rampur in Uttar Pradesh to start a garment business.[4][5]

Rukhsar Rehman
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Rehman from one of her photoshoots
Rukhsar Rahman

(1975-10-29) 29 October 1975 (age 45)
OccupationActress, model
Years active1992–present
Spouse(s)Asad Ahmed
Faruk Kabir (m.2010)
ChildrenAisha Ahmed

In 2005, she returned to acting with Ram Gopal Verma's crime drama D, in which she played Randeep Hooda's girlfriend.[6] She also featured in Verma's Sarkar the same year. In 2008, she appeared in Rumi Jaffery's God Tussi Great Ho as Salman Khan's sister.[7] In 2009, she starred in The Stoneman Murders alongside Kay Kay Menon. Film critic Taran Adarsh in his review for the film called her a "complete natural".[8] She also had supporting roles in Benny and Babloo (2010), Knock Out (2010), Allah Ke Banday (2010),[2] Shaitan (2011) and PK (2014).[9]

In television, she has featured in Sony Entertainment Television's medical drama Kuch Toh Log Kahenge (2011–13) as Dr. Mallika[10][11] and in Life OK's Tumhari Paakhi (2013–14) as Lavanya.[1] She did a cameo in Star Plus's Diya Aur Baati as Mehak. Rehman also did a critically acclaimed Malayalam film, Take Off (2017). She appeared in campaigns for brands like Kaya Skin Clinic, Asian Paints, Saffola salt and others.

Personal lifeEdit

She has a daughter named Aisha Ahmed with her first husband Asad Ahmed. Aisha was recently seen in the movie 3 Storeys,a web series called "Adulting" on YouTube, and a Shockers season 1 skit, "Selfie", co-starring Amyra Dastur and Neha Mahajan.[12]

Since 2010, she has been married to her second husband Faruk Kabir.

Currently[when?], she appears in the Star Plus serial Mariam Khan - Reporting Live as the mother of the main protagonist.




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  1. ^ a b "Rukhsar Rehman's fashion mantra: Avoid overdressing". Daily News and Analysis. Indo-Asian News Service. 2 May 2014. Retrieved 24 April 2016.
  2. ^ a b "Faruk Kabir reveals about his marriage with actress Rukhsar". Bollywood Hungama. 4 February 2011. Retrieved 24 April 2016.
  3. ^ "Inteha Pyar Ki Cast & Crew". Bollywood Hungama. Retrieved 24 April 2016.
  4. ^ "'I am quite happy making a fresh start'". Daily News and Analysis. 18 October 2006. Retrieved 24 April 2016.
  5. ^ Ghosh, Sukanya (16 March 2010). "Rukhsar resurfaces". Mid Day. Retrieved 24 April 2016.
  6. ^ Adarsh, Taran (3 June 2005). "D — Underworld Review". Bollywood Hungama. Retrieved 26 April 2016. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  7. ^ "God Tussi Great Ho Cast & Crew". Bollywood Hungama. Retrieved 24 April 2016.
  8. ^ Adarsh, Taran (13 February 2009). "The Stoneman Murders — Review". Bollywood Hungama. Retrieved 24 April 2016.
  9. ^ Bhopatkar, Tejashree (11 December 2013). "Rukhsar Rehman bags Aamir Khan's Peekay!". The Times of India. Retrieved 24 April 2016.
  10. ^ a b "Women want weight in right places: Rukhsar Rehman". Mid Day. IANS. 28 August 2012. Retrieved 24 April 2016.
  11. ^ "Rukhsar Rehman turns fairy godmother". Zee News. IANS. 9 October 2012. Retrieved 24 April 2016.
  12. ^ "Did you know 3 Storey actress Aisha Ahmed is Rukhsar s daughter". mid-day. 9 March 2018. Retrieved 28 February 2019.
  13. ^ "Rukhsar Rehman Films". Bollywood Hungama. Retrieved 24 April 2016.
  14. ^ "Rukhsar Rehman bags Aamir Khan's Peekay! - Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 28 February 2019.
  15. ^ "As 'Uri: The Surgical Strike' is declared a hit, Vicky Kaushal and other stars celebrate by sporting 'How's the josh' T-shirts". Republic World. Retrieved 28 February 2019.
  16. ^ IANS (28 August 2012). "Women want weight in right places: Rukhsar Rehman". India Today. Retrieved 24 April 2016.
  17. ^ a b Coutinho, Natasha (29 September 2014). "Rukhsar loves her new role". Deccan Chronicle. Retrieved 24 April 2016.
  18. ^ Maheshwri, Neha (30 January 2015). "Rukhsar Rehman and Ayaz Khan in Dream Girl". The Times of India. Retrieved 24 April 2016.

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